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Framingham Traffic Alerts, Week of April 11-17, 2021

April 10, 2021 (12:39 am EST)
by News Staff
Filed under: Around Town
Framingham Traffic Alerts, Detours, Delays, sign: Be Prepared to Stop

FRAMINGHAM, MA - Motorists are advised that there may be construction work being performed during daytime hours on the following roads in Framingham during the week of April 11th through 17th, 2021.

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Framingham Road & Traffic Alerts, Week of April 4-10, 2021

April 2, 2021 (7:48 pm EST)
by News Staff
Filed under: General Interest
Framingham Traffic / Detour Signs
Drivers are alerted to Be Prepared To Stop as construction continues on many roads in Framingham.

FRAMINGHAM, MA - Motorists are advised that there may be construction work being performed during daytime hours on the following roads in Framingham during the week of April 4th - 10th, 2021. Please note: Construction schedules are weather permitting and subject to change.

Arlington Street Infrastructure Design - a City hired contractor will survey Arlington, Summit, Eames, and Herbert Streets, and Wellington Avenue. Expect minor delays.

Edgell Road Gas Main Replacement - Eversource gas will mobilize and begin replacing the gas main on Edgell Road between the Nobscot intersection and Donovan Drive. Expect moderate delays. Lane shifts and a one-way alternating traffic pattern will be in effect.

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Framingham Construction & Traffic Alerts (Week of Nov 8-14, 2020)

November 6, 2020 (9:51 pm EST)
by News Staff
Filed under: General Interest

Framingham Traffic / Detour Signs

Drivers are alerted to BE PREPARED TO STOP as road and utility projects continue on many roads in Framingham.

FRAMINGHAM, MA - The City of Framingham will be performing the following highway / road work and utility projects during the week of November 8th - 20th, 2020.  Expect delays or detours as described below:


Beaver Street Bridge - punch list items. Expect minor delays at times.


Bethany Road – Eversource Gas will continue relaying gas main and services on Bethany Road. A one-way alternating traffic pattern will be in effect. Expect minor delays.


Cedar Street – Eversource Gas will continue installing gas service lines on Cedar Street. A one-way alternating traffic pattern will be in effect. Expect minor delays.


Eames and Pratt – Eversource Gas will continue installing gas service lines on Eames and Pratt Streets. A one-way alternating traffic pattern will be in effect. Expect minor delays.


Hampden, Hillcrest, and Berskshire Roads  - water main replacement, final trench paving is schedule for Hampden, Hillcrest, and Berkshire Roads. Expect minor delays at times.


Indian Head Road – Eversource Gas will continue relaying gas main and services on Indian Head Road. A one-way alternating traffic pattern will be in effect. Expect minor delays.


Nobscot Intersection - improvements: utility poles will be set, and electrical wires will continue to be transferred in preparation for the intersection improvements project. The City’s contractor will continue to prepare the site for the intersection improvements project and conduct test pits. Expect minor delays at times.


Robertson Road - Eversource Gas will continue relaying gas services on Robertson Road. A one-way alternating traffic pattern will be in effect. Expect minor delays.


Spot Mill and Fill Paving - The Highway Division will mill and pave miscellaneous sections of roadway on Frost Street, Brook Street, and Dudley Road, Tuesday, November 10. Expect minor delays.


Urban Street Sweeping Program  (Area B)

  • The Highway Division will street sweep Area B on Tuesday, November 10th, 2020
  • NO PARKING will be allowed from 9 AM to Noon.
  • Vehicles parked on the street will be ticketed and towed.
  • The following streets will be swept during this operation:  Avon Street, Bethany Road: #4-56, Bridges Street, Bridges Street Ext., Cedar Street, Charles Street, Claflin Street, Clifford Street, Coburn Street, Cypress Street, Hayes Street, Highland Street, Hilton Street, Mellen Street, Naples Street, Pine Street, Saucier Street, Waverly Court, and Winthrop Street.

Worcester Road, 9/90  - a City hired contractor will conduct test pits on Gates Road, Thursday and Friday, November 12-13. Expect minor delays.

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Framingham Roadwork and Construction (Oct. 7-13, 2018)

October 5, 2018 (3:06 pm EST)
by News Staff
Filed under: General Interest

Framingham Traffic / Detour Signs

Drivers are alerted to Be Prepared To Stop, (and wait), as construction continues in Framingham.

FRAMINGHAM, MA - Commuters should be aware that there may be traffic delays due to road construction and other work being done in the the City of Framingham during the week of October 7th through 13th, 2018.

Below is a list of scheduled road work:

Concord Street: Expect minor traffic delays as crews perform utility improvements in areas along Cherry Street to School Street and A Street south of Bonito Drive between 7:00 a.m. and 3:00 p.m.

Cottage Street: Expect moderate delays as crews perform utility improvements between School Street and Danforth Street between 7:00 a.m. and 4:00 p.m.

Flanagan Drive: Expect minor delays as crews perform utility improvements along the sidewalk between 7:00 a.m. and 4:00 p.m.

Fountain Street: Expect minor delays as crews perform roadway improvements overnight between 7:00 p.m. and 5:00 a.m. A detour will be in place for this work.

Indian Head Heights: Expect minor delays as crews continue utility work on Indian Head Heights between the hours of 7:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m.

Lanewood Avenue: Roadway closure between Briarwood Road and Waveney Road until November as crews perform utility improvements under the aqueduct. Traffic will detour onto Angelica Drive and Waveney Way to access Waveney Road.

Little Farms Road: Expect minor delays as crews perform utility improvements between 7:00 a.m. and 3:00 p.m.

Nixon Road: Expect moderate delays on Tuesday, October 9 and Wednesday, October 10 as crews complete punchlist items on the roadway from Edmands Road to Parmenter Road and Parmenter Road to the Marlborough town line between 7:00 a.m. and 3:00 p.m.

Old Connecticut Path: Expect moderate delays on Friday, October 12 as crews complete punchlist items from School Street to the Wayland town line between 7:00 a.m. and 4:00 p.m.

Dinsmore Avenue: Dinsmore Avenue will be closed as crews make utility improvements. Work will take place between 7:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m.

Speen Street: Expect minor traffic impacts as crews complete punchlist items on Speen Street between Old Conn. Path and Cochituate Road between 7:00 a.m. and 3:00 p.m.

Union Avenue: Northbound travel (heading toward Route 9) will be permitted through the work zone (between Melrose Street and Walnut Street). Southbound traffic between Walnut Street and Melrose Street is NOT permitted; traffic will be detoured to Franklin Street (southbound) to Melrose Street to reconnect with Union Avenue. All trucks and over-sized vehicles heading southbound must use Franklin Street. Two-way local traffic traveling between Main Street and Walnut Street will be maintained.

Additionally, work will take place in the area of the MetroWest Medical Center on Lincoln, Thurber, Myrtle, Learned and Evergreen Streets. Please take notice of posted parking restrictions.

The City requests that motorists do not cut through residential side streets or parking lots to circumvent the detour; that type of activity can create traffic issues and unsafe situations for pedestrians.

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Traffic Alerts & Detours, October 14th - 18th, 2013

October 11, 2013 (6:25 pm EST)
by News Staff
Filed under: Around Town

Framingham Traffic Detours sign

Traffic detours sign, Framingham, MA

FRAMINGHAM, MA - Roadwork on several major capital improvement projects in town will continue this week.

Construction activities are mostly scheduled to take place between the hours of 7:00am and 4:00pm daily. Use caution and expect delays while traveling in the area.

The Town of Framingham's Department of Public Works / Highway Division / Capital Projects website offers residents and visitors to Framingham helpful information about current and upcoming construction projects.

You can view up to date traffic alerts, maps of project work sites and traffic detours, and sign up to receive email alerts for all or any of the currently listed projects, (see link below for more info).

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